Scott Walker

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting in Las Vegas on March 29, 2014. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Federal Court Lifts Injunction In Scott Walker Case

In a political setback for the Republican Wisconsin governor, a federal appeals court removed one barrier to restarting an investigation into possible illegal coordination between Walker’s campaign and more than two dozen conservative groups.

09/24/2014

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Speeches Key for Governors, Like Maryland’s O’Malley, With an Eye on 2016

All governors look forward to an annual address before state lawmakers and the public, a mini-bully pulpit that offers a televised platform to publicize their accomplishments and rally support for their agenda.

01/27/2014

File photo of Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker. (credit: Andy Wong-Pool/Getty Images)

Walker To Court Iowans, Stoke 2016 Talk

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is gearing up for re-election next year, his third race in four years. But the Republican’s courting of out-of-state donors and conservatives, his plans to visit Iowa this week and his refusal to say whether he would serve out another full term if elected suggest he might be seeking a much bigger prize — the presidency.

05/22/2013

File photo of U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan arriving at last week's Inauguration. (credit: WIN MCNAMEE/AFP/Getty Images)

Ryan: GOP Needs To Pick Its Fights With Obama, Must ‘Stay United’

Rep. Paul Ryan said Saturday that Republicans need to stick together and pick their fights during President Barack Obama’s second term, rejecting some White House proposals outright and trying to infuse others with conservative principles.

01/26/2013

File photo of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Aide Of Gov. Scott Walker Sentenced To 2 Years For Stealing From Nonprofit

A former top aide to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison after he was convicted of stealing more than $20,000 from a nonprofit group Walker appointed him to lead.

01/22/2013

File photo of Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Walker Not Planning For Country Going Over Cliff

If the country goes over the so-called “fiscal cliff” in January, it could mean a loss of several hundreds of millions of dollars in tax revenue to Wisconsin and force Gov. Scott Walker to propose a more austere state budget than he hoped.

12/06/2012

File photo of Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker. (credit: Getty Images)

Walker: Wisconsin Won’t Set Up Health Exchange

Gov. Scott Walker says Wisconsin will not set up a health insurance exchange under President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act.

11/16/2012

File photo of  Republican vice presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Emails Shed Light On Ryan, Walker Relationship

Rising political stars and personal friends, Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker worked quietly behind the scenes to coordinate public policy, avoid each other’s limelight and steer clear of political minefields that would haunt their campaigns, according to more than 1,000 pages of internal emails obtained by The Associated Press. But there was at least one pointed snub between them, too.

10/26/2012

File photo of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. (credit: Getty Images)

RNC Chair: Walker To Speak, Have ‘Very Prominent’ Role At Convention

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus says Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will be a featured speaker at the upcoming GOP convention.

08/08/2012

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney talks with Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell after campaigning at the headquarters of the Fairfax County Republican Committee on Oct. 26, 2011 in Fairfax, Va. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Gov. McDonnell Calls Obama Ads Against Romney Dishonest

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell says President Barack Obama’s ads accusing Republican Mitt Romney of outsourcing jobs while a venture capitalist at Bain Capital are dishonest.

07/13/2012

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